Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 185 163 175
Rank change year-on-year -22 +12 +59
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 56 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.19% 1.14% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 8.71% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 48 80
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,585 "
25th Percentile £31,250 £36,063 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,250 £54,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -35.02% +20.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £56,750 £61,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £63,125 " £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.26%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 413 643 1,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.13% 13.10% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 327 504 918
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,106 £67,975
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% +12.50%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 13 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £27,500 - 1
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Mitel
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (28.57%) MobileIron
3 2 (28.57%) Becrypt
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Softphone
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) COM
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Handset
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) BitLocker
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Becrypt
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) MobileIron
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin